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3600 Fielding Drive
Springfield, IL 62711
217/546-0200
 

Bed time with Mickey and friends!
Right Now I am Fine

This is a great book about how to handle our worries.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qfs0OTzGFFw

Social Distancing video for kids

Here is a cute video for our younger students to understand the concept of social distancing.

 

Kindness Challenge

Hello everyone I have added a BLOG to my page.  I am challenging Lindsay to do random acts of kindness for the next 7 days and then send me a picure or comment about what you did.  Have fun!  I can not wait to hear from you.  

download Stay at home fun!

Here are a few ideas to make staying at home a little more fun!

Responsible Decision Making

With someone at home talk about two ways you cn be a responsible community member.

Self Management

Talk with someone at home about a strategy you can use to deal with angry feelings.  Practice it together!

Social Awareness

Make a list of three ways you can connect with friends and family even when you aren't seeing them in person.

Responsible Decision Making

As you read a book together, predict some consequences of a character's actions or choices.

Self Awareness

Tell someone at home something you are really good at doing.  Then, tell them about something you want to get beter at doing.

Social Awareness

As you watch a movie or show together, talk about how one of the characters is feeling.  What would it be like to be in their position?

Social Emotional Learning

Social and emotional learning, or SEL, is the process through which children and adults acquire and effectively apply the knowledge, attitudes and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions; set and achieve positive goals; feel and show empathy for others; establish and maintain positive relationships; and make responsible decisions. (CASEL, 2017)

I will be sharing activities that support the five social and emotional competencies!

Self-Management Activity

Set a goal that you want to accomplish today.  Keep track of it all day, and celebrate when you reach it!

 

 

 

download Get Moving!

Here are a few yoga moves you can do as a family!

"Just Breathe"

A video on how to manage angry feelings.

download Mindfulness

Mindfulness allows people to give their brain a break, something kids and young adults so often need.  Attached is 3 mindulness coloring worksheets.

download Out of school schedule

Is your family struggling with a schedule while out of school?  Here is a sample schedule to follow as well as a blank schedule to create your own.

Student Support Services

Student support services are available to assist your child in being as successful as possible in the school environment behaviorally as well as academically. Students will receive school wide programs as well as classroom learning opportunities and small skill building groups.